Learn how to use MATLAB and Simulink to design airplanes, unmanned aerial vehicles, and other aerospace vehicles for student projects. MathWorks experts and users share information on how to perform engineering design calculations, develop simulation models, and deploy code to hardware targets.
MATLAB and Simulink Racing Lounge
The MATLAB and Simulink Racing Lounge features a video series covering topics relevant to automotive student teams. Everything from the basics of MATLAB and Simulink to in-depth details on improving your racecar development is explored. Automotive student teams also share their keys to success with examples.
Learn how to design and simulate common mobile robotics algorithms in MATLAB and Simulink, such as open- and closed-loop feedback control systems, for your robot to perform tasks like dead reckoning, line following, and obstacle detection. Use custom simulation tools to test algorithms within Simulink before deploying them to an actual robot.
Hybrid Electric Vehicles
Learn to develop hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) systems using MATLAB and Simulink. Explore motor control design, and how to use equivalent circuits for representing the dynamic behavior of battery cells. Explore battery pack electro-thermal modeling and battery thermal management system design. Learn about modeling and simulating HEV systems, creating plant models, developing control systems, and optimizing your models.
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